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      04-19-2011, 07:38 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by geneatals View Post
Eventually someone will chime in with HID AE's. Why I didn't want to go with HID's:
1) parts required to be mounted/stored outside of the actual light housing
2) IMO: the HID AE's are too bright, they wash out the xenons low beam lights.
3) there have been reports of some HID AE kits to cause yellowing of the rings due to the high temps.
Correction
Higher colour temperature
If you're going to instal 12K or 20K bulbs then yes they will fade
Of you're using 4300K or 6000K it's not really an issue.

And you CAN install the HID kit inside the headlight
I did, nothing shows outside the headlight.